Lygosoma vosmaerii Gray, 1839
Vosm(a)er's writhing skink
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Synonym/s: Hagria vosmaerii Gray, 1839
Rediscovered in 11 January 2009
Andhra Pradesh, India
Biology & Ecology
Original scientific description:
Gray, J. E. (1839). Catalogue of the slender-tongued saurians, with descriptions of many new genera and species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 2: 331-337.
Seetharamaraju, M. et al. (2009). Rediscovery of Vosmer’s Writhing Skink Lygosoma vosmaerii (Gray, 1839) (Reptilia: Scincidae) with a note on its taxonomy. Journal of Threatened Taxa 1(12): 625-626.